Sarah R. Allen

Computer Science Department
Carnegie Mellon University
Gates 9007

I am a third-year PhD student in the theory group at Carnegie Mellon University. My advisor is Ryan O'Donnell. I am currently supported by an NSF Graduate Research Fellowship. Here is a copy of my CV.


How to refute a random CSP

S.R. Allen, R. O'Donnell, D. Witmer
FOCS 2015

Conditioning and covariance on caterpillars

S.R. Allen, R. O'Donnell
ITW 2015

Approximation algorithms for reducing classification cost in ensembles of classifiers

S.R. Allen, L. Hellerstein

Evaluation of Monotone DNF Formulas

S.R. Allen, L. Hellerstein, D. Kletenik, T. Ünlüyurt
ISAIM 2014, Algorithmica

Sum of Squared Edges for MST of a Point Set in a Unit Square

O. Aichholzer, S.R. Allen, G. Aloupis, L. Barba, P. Bose, J.L. De Carufel, J. Iacono, S. Langerman, D.L. Souvaine, P. Taslakian, M. Yagnatinsky
JCDCGG 2013, FWCG 2012

Packing Simple Identical Polygons is NP-Hard

S.R. Allen, J. Iacono
FWCG 2012